Sports

Innovation
Olympics Flashbacks: How a NASA-designed swimsuit rocked the 2008 games
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
The best rock-paper-scissors players know how to win without luck
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
Olympics Flashbacks: The science of barefoot running and winning gold
Ali Pattillo
Gaming
'FIFA 21' EA developers on VAR and how Covid-19 influenced development
Nick Lucchesi
Gaming
'FIFA 21' "toxicity" and goal celebrations: Here's what's changing
Nick Lucchesi
Culture
Why Vicki Draves' story is so powerful, 72 years later
Eric Francisco
Innovation
Bizarre, never-before-seen material to drive next-gen computers
Sarah Wells
Mind and Body
Headis is a masterclass in how to turn a weird game into a legitimate sport
Emma Betuel
Culture
Baseball in the time of Covid-19
JoAnna Wendel
Mind and Body
Leg Day Observer: The 4 best workout routines for quarantine
Sam Reiss
Mind and Body
Covid-19: Staying ahead of the game
Inverse Staff
Mind and Body
Health expert reveals a dangerous side effect of high-intensity workouts
Christopher Gaffney
Mind and Body
How much exercise is too much? Here's what we found.
Paul Millington, Ally Briggs, Colin Ayre and Jamie Moseley
Mind and Body
Science explains the untapped potential of the humble hot dog eating contest
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
A veteran lawnmower racer on what it takes to zip at 60 miles per hour
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
The 5 best socks to keep your feet cool
Scarlett James
Mind and Body
'Floor is Lava' host Rutledge Wood explains the surprising secret to winning
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
Not Sports: An Inverse series where the rules are fuzzy and the value is clear
Nick Lucchesi
Science
Inverse Daily: The center of the Solar System?
Greta Moran
Mind and Body
How Major League Wiffle Ball is turning a classic summer game into a sport
Emma Betuel
Culture
Sports in the time of Covid-19
Nick Lucchesi
Entertainment
Parkour legend Jesse La Flair talks 360 cameras, Linkin Park, and UFO pants
Jen Glennon
Innovation
A.I. could solve summer's deadliest problem
Sarah Wells
Mind and Body
Shin-kicking: A game created to troll 17th-century puritans is still thriving
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
"Smart Ring” Science: Why NBA players should match hope with skepticism
Ali Pattillo
Science
Does exercise improve your microbiome?
Rachael Rigby and Karen Wright
Mind and Body
Why it could be dangerous to exercise wearing a face mask
Lindsay Bottoms
Mind and Body
Not Sports: Riding runaway sheep teaches "cul de sac kids" a life lesson
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
The one word you need to know when you go back to the gym after Covid-19
Christopher Williams
Mind and Body
Not Sports: Fans of this weird exercise also want to achieve world peace
Emma Betuel
Innovation
This ancient innovation could change sneakers forever
Sarah Wells
Innovation
Behind the robotic basketball hoop that broke the internet
David Grossman
Science
Workout hacks in an ultramarathon and feet fit for walking
Inverse Staff
Gaming
'Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1+2' remake delights fans still begging for 'Skate 4'
Tomas Franzese
Science
How to keep a safe distance when you're running or cycling: A few tips before you go
Emmanuel Stamatakis
Culture
After Covid-19, what's the future of stadiums look like?
Greta Moran
Entertainment
NFL alum Chris Kluwe talks Animal Crossing, anime, and 4chan trolls
Chelsea Szmania
Mind and Body
Study: One type of exercise “reverses” aging’s effect on stem cells
Ali Pattillo
Mind and Body
Extremely steampunk leg attachments could let humans run 46 miles per hour
Emma Betuel
Mind and Body
Nike-backed researchers invent a wearable robot that makes you faster
Ali Pattillo
Science
Excavation of 3,400-year-old ballcourt rewrites the origin of an ancient, brutal game
Nina Pullano
Mind and Body
Workout hacks: Ultramarathon study reveals what actually boosts performance
Ali Pattillo
Entertainment
Why The ESPN+ Subscription Is The Best $5 You’ll Spend This Month
Stephan Lee and Erin Kelly
Entertainment
'Overwatch' update: How League pros are preparing for Hero Pools
Eric Francisco
Mind and Body
What is the best music to workout to? More than 100 years of research reveals 5 benefits
Sofia Quaglia
Mind and Body
Are you exercising too much? 4 signs you might be
Tamara Hew-Butler
Innovation
An NBA player could get the first blockchain sports contract
Thor Benson
Mind and Body
The 5 study-backed reasons you should HIIT the gym
Nina Pullano
Mind and Body
Study of 400,000 people reveals a psychological cure for the winter blues
Martina Svensson
Innovation
In the 2020s, we will have a real Robot Olympics
Thor Benson